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i'm jonathan betz, here are the stories al jazeera is following at this hour: a steefr cold snap is gripping much of the nation. several deaths have been linked to the freezing temperatures, including the driver of a truck that lost control after sliding off a bridge in texas. messy conditions and airport delays from virginia to new england. >> increasing tensions it asia over the disputed islands. south korea is expanding its air defense zone obvious lapping with one announced by china, and going into effect on december 15th >> people across south africa and the world are honouring the legacy of nelson mandela.
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religious services are being held across the globe. tuesday official memorial service. >> troops are in central african republic to stablilize the colony. more than 400 have been killed, thousands fled the capital. >> those are the headlines "america tonight" is next. for news all day head to have a great day and the rest of the weekend.
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>> this is al jazeera america, live from new york. i am jonathan betz. [ music ] >> a day of prayer and reflexion for nelson mandela. services are held in south africa and half a world away in the u.s. to honor his legacy. >> linennon comes krarning down >> peace keepers in the central contr control. >> massive problems in the midwest, a big winter storm pushes towards the east coast.

America Tonight
Al Jazeera America December 8, 2013 5:00pm-6:01pm EST

News/Business. Joie Chen. (2013) (CC) (Stereo)

TOPIC FREQUENCY Jazeera America 4, Jonathan Betz 2, South Africa 2, America 2, Nelson Mandela 2, Texas 1, Asia 1, Korea 1, Virginia 1, Pan Am 1, China 1, New York 1, Al Jazeera America 1, U.s. 1, American 1, Us 1, New England 1
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